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New Jerseyans Need the Reproductive Freedom Act Now

New Jerseyans Need the Reproductive Freedom Act Now

Advocates across the state call on lawmakers to pass the bill expediently to ensure rights, equity, and access  Thrive NJ, a coalition of advocates across the state, calls on lawmakers to pass the Reproductive Freedom Act (S3030/A4848). An increasingly hostile Supreme...

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The “F*cking B*tch” Club

The “F*cking B*tch” Club

Surely by now you heard about Ted Yoho, the republican Congressman from Florida whose invective towards NY Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (“AOC”) made national news. The incident distilled an awful lot into one mean-spirited encounter, notably the enduring...

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A reflection from the intersection of gender and race | Opinion

A reflection from the intersection of gender and race | Opinion

A shooting at the North Brunswick home of a federal judge and a brief exchange of words on the steps of the Capitol, which ended with one member of Congress calling another a “f**king b*tch” — what could they possibly have in common? After all, one took place in New...

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Who Runs the World? Girls! Just Kidding, it’s Men!

Who Runs the World? Girls! Just Kidding, it’s Men!

Last week I described how NJ’s redistricting process elevates and protects males politicians at the expense of their female counterparts. (For the uninitiated, redistricting is that once-a-decade chance for NJ politicians to redraw their own political...

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